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Jason Momoa IS Conan The Barbarian

Jason Momoa IS Conan The Barbarian

Stargate Atlantis actor Jason Momoa has been tapped to play the infamous warrior in the remake of Conan The Barbarian according to THR.

As reported earlier, Jason was in the running along with Kellan Lutz (Twilight) as well as Jared Padalecki (Supernatural).

Marcus Nispel will be directing the film and Conan should be in theaters by summer of 2011. Shooting will start in mid-March in Bulgaria.

Sources tell JustJared.com that producers are trying to get Mickey Rourke to play the father.

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